‘Encounters’ Nashville report: Experiencing the Arts

Imagine if you will ...watching in rapt attention as an artist completes a live painting in front of you, serenaded by diverse singers and instrumentalists and inspired by quotations like this: Can you paint upon the page of the world the ideal pictures of the Celestial Concourse? The pictures which are in the ideal world are eternal. I wish you to become such an artist. Man can paint those ideal ...

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Music City Initiative – a teaching project

The next few weeks promise to be pretty eventful. A cross-section of the Nashville Bahá'í community is engaged in a project called the Music City Initiative, which builds on a vision which the Badasht Project piloted 7 years ago in Victoria, BC. The idea is to bring music and the arts into the forefront of the community's activities, thereby bringing a more intense spirit into everything we do. Close Encounters (...

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